Personal Commission for Tom Tinntinnabulum

Award: Personal Commission for Tom TinntinnabulumDate: February 2022Paper: 11×14″ on goat parchmentIllumination: Period pigments, gouache, Colira gold, real gold leafCalligraphy: Calli black inkInspiration: Words by Wu Yun: Before the shining halls of our modern medical institutions existed, the audacious surgeons of Europe, Arabia, China, and Rome stitched and set back together the lives of ourContinue reading “Personal Commission for Tom Tinntinnabulum”

County for Hans Volsh and Genevieve MacArtne

Award: County for Hans Volsh and Genevieve MacArtneDate: Spring Coronation 2022Paper: 11×14″ on goat parchmentIllumination: Period pigments, gouache, Colira gold, real gold leafCalligraphy: Calli black inkInspiration: Grandes Heures de Jean de Berry, Bibliothèque nationale de France. Département des Manuscrits. Latin 919 To all those that these letters shall hear or see, from Ajax and Gaia,Continue reading “County for Hans Volsh and Genevieve MacArtne”

Order of Courtesy for Messiena Marcella

Award: Order of Courtesy for Messiena MarcellaDate: Hertzkrieg 2022Paper: 5×7″ on pergamenataIllumination: Gouache, Finetec goldCalligraphy: Calli black inkInspiration: 14th century Italian Breviary, MS M.200 fol. 240v Proclaim our words so all will know of Messiena Marcella, who, through courteous words and kind deeds, inspires all around her to treat others with equanimity and respect. ThusContinue reading “Order of Courtesy for Messiena Marcella”

Award of the Black Flame for Keranadl aus Grabenau

Award: Award of the Black Flame for Keranadl aus GrabenauDate: Ethereal Feast of Isabelle 2022Paper: 8×10″ on pergamenataIllumination: Gouache, Finetec goldCalligraphy: Calli black inkInspiration: The Beaufort Book of Hours, Royal MS 2 A XVIII Spinning, knitting, dyeing, and herbalism are but some fo the arts pursued by Keranadl aus Grabenau, and gladly does she shareContinue reading “Award of the Black Flame for Keranadl aus Grabenau”

Award of the Hearthstead for Holly House

Award: Award of the Hearthstead for Holly HouseDate: Ethereal Fall Coronation 2021Paper: 8×10″ on pergamenataIllumination: Gouache, Finetec goldCalligraphy: Calli black inkInspiration: Romance of Alexander, Bodleian Library MS. Bodl. 264 Proclaim unto all that we, Ri Ciaran and Banrion Elis, are much indebted to Holly House for their gracious hospitality and as such do make untoContinue reading “Award of the Hearthstead for Holly House”

Award of the Griffin and Sword for Bazyli Boleslaw z Krakowa

Award: Award of the Griffin and Sword for Bazyli Boleslaw z KrakowaDate: Tournament of Chivalry 2021Paper: 8×10″ on pergamenataIllumination: Gouache, Finetec goldCalligraphy: Calli black inkInspiration: The Luttrell Psalter Proclaim unto all Northshield that, having heard much of his prowess ont he field of armored combat, as well as of his service to the fighting community,Continue reading “Award of the Griffin and Sword for Bazyli Boleslaw z Krakowa”

Award of the Palfrey for Hans Reiter

Award: Award of the Palfrey for Hans ReiterDate: Ethereal Fall Coronation 2021Paper: 8×10″ on pergamenataIllumination: Calli black ink and dip penCalligraphy: Calli black inkInspiration: Knight, Death and the Devil, Saint George and the Dragon, and this book page for the layout In acknowledgement of his selfless and continuous endeavors to assist the Cavalry of NorthshieldContinue reading “Award of the Palfrey for Hans Reiter”